Yu Min T'ung Pao, China, 1676-1681

Description (Brief):

One (1) yu min t'ung pao coin, Keng Ching-chung (Ch'ing/Qing Rebel)

Description (Brief)

China, 1676-1681

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: YU / MIN / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Yu Min period)

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Orthodox script to the right and left of the hole.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: YI / CH'IEN / CHE (Translation: One mace indicating the value in silver; for Che-chiang Province.)

Date Made: 1676-1681

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: China

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, East Asian Coins


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Bequest of George B. Glover

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.32055.847Catalog Number: 32055.847Accession Number: 32055

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 2 mm x 37.9 mm; 3/32 in x 1 1/2 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-e771-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1828669

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